Irish Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef – Overview

Here is a handy link pool to get the details on the Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef:

The Background:
Margaret Wertheim talking on TED-TV about  “The beautiful math that links coral, crochet and hyperbolic geometry”

The Math
Interview with Dainia Taimina, the mathametician who crocheted the first Hyperbolic Model

Information:
Venue for exhibition in March-May 2010: www.sciencegallery.com
Official Hyperbolic Crocheted Coral Reef website: www.theiff.org

Hyperbolic Crochet Patterns:
Use this PDF of free patterns available to download from the Sydney Reef Blog. It is hard to knit Hyperbolic Knitting Patterns but here are some by Dr. Sarah-Marie Belcastro.
Gallery of models and how to make them from the Institute of Figuring

Submissions:
We encourage all crocheters to submit pieces to the Irish Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef. Deadline for submission is February 20th.

Post your submission with your name and address to:
Science Gallery,
Trinity College,
Pearse Street,
Dublin 2

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